In trading on Monday, shares of Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Symbol: VRTX) crossed below their 200 day moving average of $123.17, changing hands as low as $112.89 per share. Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. shares are currently trading down about 4.9% on the day. The chart below shows the one year performance of VRTX shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, VRTX’s low point in its 52 week range is $90.51 per share, with $143.45 as the 52 week high point – that compares with a last trade of $119.27. According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, VRTX makes up 4.99% of the PowerShares Dynamic Biotechnology & Genome Portfolio ETF (Symbol: PBE) which is trading lower by about 4.4% on the day Monday.